Katie Holmes to play Jackie Kennedy

The star is set to take up a role as the famous Mrs Kennedy in a brand new miniseries

Katie Holmes is set to take up a role as Jackie Kennedy in a brand new miniseries.

The lovely star will take the part as the famous Mrs O in the show, which will broadcast on the History Channel.

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Katie, who made her mark in teen sensation Dawson’s Creek, will return to the small screen for eight one-hour episodes.

And Greg Kinnear will star alongside Tom Cruise’s famous wife as President John F. Kennedy,

A spokesman has revealed the series will document the family’s personal, as well as private life.

The family’s personal drama will be part of the saga along with major events of their time,’ the channel said in a statement.

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Katie has yet to star filming, but the series is due to be broadcast sometime in 2011.

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